A 6-year-old Central Florida boy—found hanging in his family's Halloween spider web display—nearly died from asphyxiation, according to WKMG-TV, local 6 in Tampa.

In an interview with the station, the boy’s mother, Dawn Hampton, described finding her son entangled in the family’s fake spider web made out of nylon.

“His little face, I saw it around his neck and his face is completely reddish purple,” Hampton said.

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